Close
BRAND NEW ON E!
Summer Fabulist Banners

News/ 

Splurge vs. Steal: Hot Summer Sunglasses for Every Budget—Watch Now!

When it comes to selecting sunglasses, consider just how many endless functions they actually serve.

Not only do they protect against harmful UV rays and shield precious eyes from dust, debris and other environmental elements throughout the year—but they look downright cool.

That's right, the perfect pair can transform your entire look, add attitude that you never knew existed before, and most importantly, camouflage dark under eye circles from late summer nights when sleep was clearly not a priority.

PHOTOS: See our editor obsessions

Tortoise Cat Eye www.karenwalker.com, www.anthropologie.com

Ready to find a winning pair?

There's something for everybody!

We've rounded up a few of our favorite sunglass trends, from classic black oversize shades for a retro vibe to glamorous tortoiseshell cat-eye frames at two price points for a true splurge-versus-steal comparison.

Here's proof that you truly don't have to break the bank to nail a hot trend!

VIDEO: Watch frenzied fashionistas fight over free clothes

Whether you're looking to splurge on a luxurious designer style from Burberry or Karen Walker or are pinching pennies and working on a modest budget, these stylish sunnies will happily accommodate your needs.

Or snap up both pairs and switch them out as the occasion calls for them! Rock the budget-friendly pair when you're hiking or soaking up the sun at the beach, and save the fancy frames for photo opps and exotic vacations.

Genius!

Check out our video and see the remarkable look-alike sunglasses. 

Tune into E! News at 7 p.m. and 11:30 p.m. for more summer style tips!

PHOTOS: 11 Stylish sunglasses and lipstick pairings 

RELATED VIDEOS:

FROM AROUND THE WEB
MORE ON EONLINE